Mammillaria disticha (Sonder)
Gigartina disticha Sonder Gigartina disticha? Safety Cove, Tasmania, Australia
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Mammillaria disticha (Sonder) Kuntze 1891: 903
Published in: Kuntze, O. (1891). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars II. pp. 375-1011. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gigartina disticha Sonder
Gigartina disticha Sonder
Type locality: Busselton, Western Austalia (Edyvane & Womersley 1994: 310). Type: HBG (Hommersand, Guiry, Fredericq & Leister 1993: 118). Notes: Isotypes: L, LD. According to Edyvane & Womersley (1994: 310), the holotype, collected by Preiss, is in Herb. Sonder, MEL, 652078.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), arranged in two opposite rows (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
Created: 25 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 July 2009 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 September 2018.